Posts Tagged ‘pets’
For car theft victim Michael McVey, the tragedy wasn’t losing his car, it was losing his dog.
Bystanders say they watched an SFPD cruiser run over and kill a Chihuahua in the Richmond.
Forensic scientists are set to publish Britain’s first database of cat DNA so that it can be used for solving crimes.
Barely 48 hours after being stolen from a car, Roxy the cat returns home “a bit grumpy, but okay.”
A $500 reward is being offered for the return of Roxy, a 12-year-old cat stolen out of a parked car in Russian Hill.
If walking half a dozen dogs was easy, there would be no need for a new San Francisco law that took effect July 1.
A newly discovered grotto beneath a North Beach church may soon be the resting home for hundreds of pets.
Whistle is launching a smart pendant that tracks physical activity levels and sleep patterns in your pooch.
Some dogs in San Francisco know exactly where their favorite bone is: In their mail carrier’s arm.
When it comes to pet ownership across the nation, the Golden State barely gets off the ground.
Biologists estimate domestic cats in the U.S. kill up to 3.7 billion birds and as many as 20.7 billion small mammals each year.
A woman brought a cat to a Lafayette vet with an unusual injury — an arrow stuck in its back. Seriously. An arrow.
California’s lack of snow is no problem for Obi, a sled dog a thousand miles from the North Pole.
Vanilla the cat — thought long-gone from Sausalito eight years ago — was reunited with his owners in San Francisco.
Michael Jarboe’s Neapolitan mastiff "Bam Bam" arrived at SFO dead after a flight from Miami and a four-hour layover in Houston.
A fifth rabid bat found near Lake Merced this year has prompted a warning from health officials.
Northern California vets report more dogs are requiring treatment after eating marijuana. And the effects aren’t pretty.
Stop looking at that puppy in the window, ditch the puppy mills, and head to your local shelter to adopt a dog.
A mischievous young tabby who got the ride of her life inside the engine compartment of a van remains unclaimed.
Yoda, the reigning World’s Ugliest Dog, had a face only an adopted mother — and a panel of judges — could love.
It’s all sad puppy eyes as we blow a slobbery kiss “goodbye” to Wonder Dog’s Fillmore office.
A man walking two small dogs was tased by a federal park ranger after refusing an order to leash his animals.
The tree box on the corner has got nothing on this little slice of doggie heaven in the shadow of the Bay Bridge.